Japanese lacquerer’s toolbox Meiji 1912 (Dealer: hotoke antiques) – Matured remains of lacquerer’s wooden equipment coated in many layers of drippings of everyday’s black and red abstractions.
Note of “Use for a lacquerer named Watabe, Newly-made in May, Meiji 45 (1912), Price: 90 sen” at bottom.
In such well-used condition as is as seen. approx. D 37.5cm (14.76in), W 24.5cm (9.64in), H 24cm (9.44in)
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